The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Java Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Developer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 94 114 105
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.28% 0.051% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.053% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £275 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.65% -2.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £388 £376
% change year-on-year
-4.51% +3.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £41.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+4.24% +3.12%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1396 1888 1703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.48% 96.13% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 891 1277 1139
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £259 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 60 72
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.68 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Yorkshire region that featured Java Software Developer in the job title.

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Java Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Software Developer across the West Yorkshire region.

Java Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Java Software Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +8 3 - - 4
Bradford - 1 £275 - 1
Java Software Developer
Yorkshire

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Java Software Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Java Software Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Kanban
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) JUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) AngularJS
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Kanban
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat